Nursing Home Characteristics Associated With Tube Feeding in Advanced Cognitive Impairment
Mitchell, Susan L.
Kiely, Dan K.
Gillick, Muriel R.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2003 January; 51(1): 75-79
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Hospital Characteristics Associated With Feeding Tube Placement in Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Cognitive Impairment Teno, Joan M.; Mitchell, Susan L.; Gozalo, Pedro L.; Dosa, David; Hsu, Amy; Intrator, Orna; Mor, Vincent (2010-02-10)CONTEXT: Tube-feeding is of questionable benefit for nursing home residents with advanced dementia. Approximately two-thirds of US nursing home residents who are tube fed had their feeding tube inserted during an acute ...